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  • Sea Breeze Fish Market & Grill Now Doing Lobster Rolls Two-Ways
  • Lobster Rolls are a source of great local pride for many New Englanders. And when Sea Breeze Fish Market & Grill opened nearly ten years ago, it was their Maine-inspired New England Lobster Roll that helped put the location on the culinary map in North Tex
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  • 12/2/2016 12:28:27 AM
  • The Importance of Fishing in my Life
  • We've been out fishing on my kayak, with their Uncle Howard for Kid's Day at his Sportsman Club and I hope to one day take them on a special fishing trip up in New Hampshire or Maine where we can stay in a cabin and get unplugged for a weekend. They ...
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 11/29/2016 5:28:29 PM
  • Fish & Richardson Leases 60,000 SF at The Wharf
  • Fish & Richardson PC, a law firm specializing in patent litigation, has signed a lease to occupy 60,000 square feet at 1000 Maine Ave. SW in Washington, D.C. The 11-story office building is currently under construction at the $2 billion, mile-long ...
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  • 11/21/2016 11:57:22 PM
  • Fish & Richardson Is First D.C. Firm to Choose SW Waterfront Development
  • The office will be at 1000 Maine Ave. S.W., about two miles from Fish & Richardson's current location at 1425 K Street N.W. The firm plans to move in May 2018. "We're not going to be as close to other law firms, but who cares? It's still just a short ride
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  • 11/21/2016 7:18:11 PM
  • Proposal: Remove hydroelectric dam to restore fish numbers
  • WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) - A paper company is asking federal regulators to approve a proposal that calls for removing a dam and other changes along a Westbrook, Maine, river in hopes of restoring fish populations and attracting whitewater kayakers.
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  • 11/17/2016 8:48:50 PM
  • Proposal: Remove hydroelectric dam to restore fish numbers
  • WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) — A paper company is asking federal regulators to approve a proposal that calls for removing a dam and other changes along a Westbrook, Maine, river in hopes of restoring fish populations and attracting whitewater kayakers.
  • News-Times
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  • 11/17/2016 8:13:02 PM
  • The Wharf snags a law firm
  • The Wharf just landed a big one: its first law firm. Fish & Richardson PC has signed a lease for 60,000 square feet at 1000 Maine Ave. SW, the trophy class office building under construction at the $2 billion, mile-long project rising on the Southwest ...
  • The Business Journal
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  • 11/16/2016 5:15:16 PM
  • Food Lovers' Guide: Euclid Fish Co.
  • Owner John C. Young keeps Euclid Fish Co. stuffed to the gills with nearly daily deliveries of items such as buttery Maine lobster ($14.99 per pound) and mildly sweet and lean red snapper ($20 per pound). We’re swimming circles around the whole branzino ..
  • Cleveland Magazine
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  • 11/14/2016 5:53:26 PM
  • Fishing regulators gather in NH about shrimp season outcome
  • PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (NEWS CENTER) -- Fishing regulators met in Portsmouth, New Hampshire Thursday to decide whether Maine will have a shrimp season this year. They heard from scientists who recommended the moratorium on shrimp fishing continue in 2017 ...
  • WCSH6
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  • 11/10/2016 11:34:37 PM
  • Season for local shrimp closed for fourth winter
  • As expected, the Atlantic States Marine Fishery Commission will close the Gulf of Maine to shrimping in 2017 for the fourth consecutive season. The ASMFC’s shrimp section, the panel responsible for setting the northern shrimp regulations, voted to extend .
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 11/10/2016 7:09:45 PM
  • Panel to decide whether Maine shrimp industry will stay shut
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A decision is coming about whether New England's shuttered shrimp fishery will be able to reopen this winter. Prospects for reopening are dim. A scientific panel has recommended the regulatory Atlantic States Marine Fisheries ...
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 11/10/2016 12:36:03 PM
  • Northern shrimp fishing season unlikely
  • Back in 1996, Maine fishermen landed nearly 18 million pounds of shrimp worth some $12.9 million. By 2012, landings of shrimp in Maine had fallen to slightly more than 4.8 million pounds, worth some $4.6 million. Even at that lower number, the lack of a ..
  • mdislander.com
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  • 11/8/2016 4:27:29 PM
  • Regulators say menhaden, a key ocean fish, in good shape
  • PORTLAND, Maine — Interstate fishing regulators say prospects are good for menhaden, a fish that is critical to the health of the ocean. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission says menhaden are not experiencing overfishing and their reproduction .
  • WRAL
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  • 11/8/2016 10:58:12 AM
  • New Angling Book from James Babb: Fish Won't Let Me Sleep
  • A Fly Fisher's Progress, River Music: A Fly Fisher's Four Seasons, and Fly Fishin' Fool: The Adventures, Misadventures, and Outright Idiocies of a Compulsive Angler. He is also editor emeritus of Gray's Sporting Journal. Babb lives in midcoast Maine.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 11/8/2016 9:25:09 AM
  • Regulators say menhaden, a key ocean fish, in good shape
  • PORTLAND, Maine — Interstate fishing regulators say prospects are good for menhaden, a fish that is critical to the health of the ocean. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission says menhaden are not experiencing overfishing and their reproduction .
  • Boston Herald
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  • 11/8/2016 1:25:33 AM
  • Regulators Say Menhaden, A Key Ocean Fish, In Good Shape
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Interstate fishing regulators say prospects are good for menhaden, a fish that is critical to the health of the ocean. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission says menhaden are not experiencing overfishing and their ...
  • WABI-TV | WABI
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  • 11/7/2016 11:31:01 PM
  • Regulators say menhaden, a key ocean fish, in good shape
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Interstate fishing regulators say prospects are good for menhaden, a fish that is critical to the health of the ocean. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission says menhaden are not experiencing overfishing and their ...
  • The Caledonian Record
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  • 11/7/2016 1:08:15 PM
  • Illegal fishing fears prompt 2-tag plan for lobster traps
  • A proposal intended to curb costly trap wars would require Maine lobstermen to put two tags on traps they set outside their licensed fishing territory. Right now, every trap that is set along Maine’s 3,500-mile coast must have at least one tag ...
  • Portland Press Herald
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  • 11/7/2016 9:12:01 AM
  • Regulators say menhaden, a key ocean fish, in good shape
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Interstate fishing regulators say prospects are good for menhaden, a fish that is critical to the health of the ocean. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission says menhaden are not experiencing overfishing and their ...
  • wearewvproud.com
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  • 11/7/2016 1:12:25 AM
  • ASMFC Considers Alternatives for Summer Flounder Management
  • BAR HARBOR, Maine — The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission's Summer Flounder, Scup and Black Sea Bass Management Board initiated development of Draft Addendum XXVIII to the Summer Flounder Fishery Management Plan (FMP) to consider alternative ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 11/3/2016 9:16:46 AM
  • Gulf of Maine Northern shrimp fishing season unlikely to happen
  • Given the committee’s view that the Gulf of Maine northern shrimp stock 'remains in a collapsed state,' the odds are that, as during the past three seasons, there will be no fishing. Full access to all content published on IntraFish.com Full access to ...
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  • 11/2/2016 5:53:21 PM
  • Northern shrimp fishing season unlikely
  • Given the committee’s view that the Gulf of Maine northern shrimp stock “remains in a collapsed state,” odds are that, as during the past three seasons, it will be another winter of empty nets for fishermen. For the past three winters, regulators ...
  • Ellsworth American
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  • 11/2/2016 1:07:01 PM
  • Salmon group to remove Branch Pond Mill in China, install fish passageway
  • The federation is using existing money from its Maine Headwaters Project to begin work at Branch Pond Mill, but it is not saying yet how much. The Maine Headwaters Project aims to reconnect streams and open up passages for fish, which could return Atlantic
  • Centralmaine
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  • 10/31/2016 11:53:38 PM
  • Taking down dams and letting the fish flow
  • Joseph Zydlewski, a research biologist with the Maine Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit of the US Geological Survey, drifted in a boat on the Penobscot river, listening to a crackling radio receiver. The staccato clicks told him that one of the .
  • Deccan Herald
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  • 10/31/2016 6:38:40 PM
  • Fishing managers to meet with industry on lobster plan
  • BAR HARBOR, Maine (AP) — Fishing managers will reach out to the members of the fishing industry before seeking public comment on a proposal to rebuild the southern New England lobster population, an interstate panel has decided. The Atlantic States ...
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 10/29/2016 4:32:11 PM
  • Fishing managers tackle lobster decline
  • BAR HARBOR, Maine (AP) - Fishing managers will reach out to the industry before a proposal that seeks to rebuild the southern New England lobster population is sent out for public comment. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission decided Thursday ..
  • WCSH6
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  • 10/28/2016 12:08:31 PM
  • Ice fishing business hopes for colder temperatures this year
  • PORTLAND (WGME) – A warmer winter means bad business for those who depend on the ice, but it's not just the fishermen who suffer, even local charities and food pantries feel the impact when Maine’s waterways fail to freeze. Jennifer Johnson’s company ...
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  • 10/28/2016 3:18:48 AM
  • Fishing managers to meet with industry on lobster plan
  • BAR HARBOR, Maine — Fishing managers will reach out to the members of the fishing industry before seeking public comment on a proposal to rebuild the southern New England lobster population, an interstate panel decided on Thursday. The Atlantic States ...
  • theday.com
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  • 10/28/2016 2:43:01 AM
  • Fishing regulators raise amount of allowable menhaden catch
  • BAR HARBOR, Maine (AP) -- Interstate fishing regulators have decided to raise the amount of menhaden that fishermen can catch along the coast by to use as bait more than six percent. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission made the decision on ...
  • newsplex.com
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  • 10/27/2016 7:19:12 PM
  • Local shrimp season likely to be canceled
  • The Gulf of Maine has been closed to shrimping for the past three seasons and it now appears regulators will continue the shutdown throughout the upcoming 2017 season. When the Atlantic States Marine Fishery Commission's shrimp section convenes Nov. 10 in
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 10/27/2016 4:20:15 PM
  • Satellite Data and Fishing: Eyes in the Sky
  • The difference is, as president of Roffer’s Ocean Fishing Forecasting Service Inc., Roffer has a team of oceanographers and an array of resources to create fishing forecasts from Maine to Texas. Roffer starts with images from a half-dozen satellites.
  • saltwatersportsman.com
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  • 10/25/2016 2:42:24 PM
  • Taking Down Dams and Letting the Fish Flow
  • BANGOR, Me. — Joseph Zydlewski, a research biologist with the Maine Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit of the United States Geological Survey, drifted in a boat on the Penobscot River, listening to a crackling radio receiver. The staccato clicks .
  • New York Times
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  • 10/24/2016 6:39:49 PM
  • Environmental group: Hundreds of fish killed in Andrscoggin
  • BRUNSWICK, Maine — A hydro power dam on the Androscoggin River in Brunswick is altering its schedule following reports of a fish kill. Friends of Merrymeeting Bay says the "massive" fish kill constitutes a federal violation. The environmental group says ..
  • WRAL
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  • 10/22/2016 10:13:57 AM
  • Environmental group: Hundreds of fish killed in Andrscoggin
  • BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) — A hydro power dam on the Androscoggin River in Brunswick is altering its schedule following reports of a fish kill. Friends of Merrymeeting Bay says the "massive" fish kill constitutes a federal violation. The environmental group ..
  • Chron
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  • 10/21/2016 9:28:00 PM
  • Environmental group: Hundreds of fish killed in Andrscoggin
  • BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) — A hydro power dam on the Androscoggin River in Brunswick is altering its schedule following reports of a fish kill. Friends of Merrymeeting Bay says the "massive" fish kill constitutes a federal violation. The environmental group ..
  • The Hour Online
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  • 10/21/2016 8:37:54 PM
  • Environmental group: Hundreds of fish killed in Andrscoggin
  • BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) - A hydro power dam on the Androscoggin River in Brunswick is altering its schedule following reports of a fish kill. Friends of Merrymeeting Bay says the “massive” fish kill constitutes a federal violation. The environmental ...
  • Washington Times
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  • 10/21/2016 6:57:41 PM
  • Environmental group: Hundreds of fish killed in Andrscoggin
  • BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) — A hydro power dam on the Androscoggin River in Brunswick is altering its schedule following reports of a fish kill. Friends of Merrymeeting Bay says the "massive" fish kill constitutes a federal violation. The environmental group ..
  • Greenwich Time
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  • 10/21/2016 6:50:32 PM
  • Herring shortage over, price of fish still vexes lobstermen
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Herring fishermen have begun catching herring in the waters far off New England, ending a shortage of the fish that has vexed the region's lobster industry for months. The Portland Press Herald (http://bit.ly/2esLoXg ) reports the ..
  • Seacoast Online
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  • 10/21/2016 10:15:08 AM
  • Projects in Maine Improve Lake and Stream Habitat for Fish
  • We have completed two landmark fish passage projects in the Penobscot River Habitat Focus Area. The benefits to migratory alewife fish are expected to be substantial due to the large amount of spawning habitat restored—a total of more than 3,100 acres ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 10/21/2016 7:30:29 AM
  • Ellsworth fish kill possibly caused by hydro dam operators
  • ELLSWORTH, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – Every thirty years, dams across the country have to renew their licenses. A reported fish kill at the Leonard Lake dam is making it difficult for Brookfield Renewable Energy to renew its license this year. Brett ...
  • WLBZ 2
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  • 10/21/2016 12:28:09 AM
  • Possible fish kill caused by hydro dam in Ellsworth
  • ELLSWORTH, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – Every thirty years, dams across the country have to renew their licenses. A reported fish kill at the Leonard Lake dam is making it difficult for Brookfield Renewable Energy to renew its license this year. Brett ...
  • WLBZ 2
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  • 10/21/2016 12:28:09 AM
  • Interstate lobster conservation plan up for key vote soon
  • BAR HARBOR, Maine (AP) — Interstate fishing managers will vote next week on whether to send a proposal to try to rebuild the southern New England lobster population out for public comment. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission has been working ..
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 10/19/2016 1:59:24 PM
  • Herring fishing shut down along New England coast
  • The National Marine Fisheries Service says fishermen in the inshore Gulf of Maine have caught about 90 percent of their quota and the fishery was shut down early Tuesday morning. The inshore fishing zone ranges from Cape Cod to the eastern edge of the ...
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 10/19/2016 1:02:09 PM
  • MDI to host fish confab
  • The commission is the deliberating body of the 15 coastal Atlantic states from Maine to Florida that coordinates the conservation and management of 25 near-shore fish species. The commissioners hold meetings throughout the year. But once annually ...
  • mdislander.com
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  • 10/19/2016 11:43:24 AM
  • Fish council to debate 2017 shrimp ban
  • The Atlantic States Marine Fishery Commission will decide in November whether the Gulf of Maine shrimp fishery, which has been closed for the previous three seasons, will remain closed for the 2017 season. The commission is scheduled to meet Nov. 10 in ...
  • Salem News
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  • 10/19/2016 8:58:46 AM
  • Fish council to debate 2017 shrimp moratorium
  • The Atlantic States Marine Fishery Commission will decide in November whether the Gulf of Maine shrimp fishery, which has been closed for the previous three seasons, will remain closed for the 2017 season. The commission is scheduled to meet Nov. 10 in ...
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 10/18/2016 7:29:53 PM
  • Herring fishing shut down along New England coast
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Herring fishermen are nearing their quota along New England's coast and the fishery will be shut down until further notice. The National Marine Fisheries Service says fishermen in the inshore Gulf of Maine have caught about 90 ...
  • San Francisco Gate
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  • 10/18/2016 4:52:24 PM
  • Herring fishing shut down along New England coast
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Herring fishermen are nearing their quota along New England's coast and the fishery will be shut down until further notice. The National Marine Fisheries Service says fishermen in the inshore Gulf of Maine have caught about 90 ...
  • Seacoast Online
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  • 10/18/2016 12:27:32 PM
  • 10 Questions with Fjord Fish Market's Jim Thistle
  • A: Our seafood platters are always a hit. We have a great Poached Salmon platter and a Wild Seafood platter with shrimp, lobster meat, Maine crab claws, and Maryland lump crabmeat-both are bestsellers. We also have Smoked Salmon Tartar, Smoked Fish Dip ...
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  • 10/18/2016 11:37:26 AM
  • Icy battle looms to help preserve fish stocks
  • The issue of Arctic Ocean fishing was one of many Arctic issues discussed recently at a diplomatic meeting of the Arctic Council’s Senior Arctic Officials in Portland, Maine. Arctic fishing also is on the radar of environmental organisations, such as The .
  • NT News
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  • 10/18/2016 1:07:30 AM
  • Projects in Maine Improve Lake and Stream Habitat for Fish
  • We have completed two landmark fish passage projects in the Penobscot River Habitat Focus Area. The benefits to migratory alewife fish are expected to be substantial due to the large amount of spawning habitat restored—a total of more than 3,100 acres ...
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  • 10/17/2016 1:47:28 PM
  • Fish Factor: Fisheries debate draws full slate of candidates
  • It was difficult and not profitable to try and move urchins out of Kodiak in October. Meanwhile, the ISF Trading Company in Portland, Maine lists live, whole green sea urchins at $4 a pound, and fresh uni at $10 for quarter pound trays. Fish futures With a
  • thedutchharborfisherman.com
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  • 10/15/2016 3:12:45 AM
  • Fishing rule gives regional councils more flexibility on catch limits
  • Eight stocks came off the "overfishing" list in 2015, including greater amberjack in the Gulf of Mexico, thorny skate in the Gulf of Maine and hogfish in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico. “We certainly didn’t want to backtrack on any of the important ...
  • KHOU
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  • 10/13/2016 11:17:43 PM
  • Fishing rule gives regional councils more flexibility on catch limits
  • Eight stocks came off the "overfishing" list in 2015, including greater amberjack in the Gulf of Mexico, thorny skate in the Gulf of Maine and hogfish in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico. “We certainly didn’t want to backtrack on any of the important ...
  • USA Today
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  • 10/13/2016 5:41:16 PM
  • 'Finding Fish' comes up empty at Illusion Theater
  • And even when they are able to cast their nets, the fish aren't there. There's one exception. In a small Maine town, fisherman Peter (Bill McCallum) is able to find enough fish to not only sustain his family but bring his community back to life.
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • 10/11/2016 2:59:00 PM
  • Deep Sea Fishing: The Best Tips and Techniques
  • Popular places in the United States to deep sea fish include Texas, Alaska, Maine, Florida, and South Carolina. Some of the types of fish often caught on deep sea fishing trips include tuna, dolphin, swordfish, salmon, shark, haddock, mahi-mahi ...
  • drootz.com
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  • 10/10/2016 11:25:26 AM
  • ‘Finding Fish’ at Illusion Theater not a fresh catch, but actors dive in
  • Assembled in a Maine cabin in the near future, they are crotchety Henry, who has long made his living from fishing, and sons Peter, who stuck around and kept his whole village profitable by stumbling on a secret way to catch the dwindling fish supply ...
  • TwinCities Pioneer Press
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  • 10/9/2016 6:50:26 PM
  • Looking back at some summer Big Ol' Fish
  • Jon Buckingham Jr. caught this white perch while fishing at Dolby Pond in Millinocket. Dolby Pond by the way . . . the only Pond in Maine that’s in stereo. That should put a bow on the July pictures for this year. If I missed your picture I want to hear ..
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  • 10/9/2016 1:06:51 PM
  • Looking back at some summer Big Ol' Fish
  • Jon Buckingham Jr. caught this white perch while fishing at Dolby Pond in Millinocket. Dolby Pond by the way . . . the only Pond in Maine that’s in stereo. That should put a bow on the July pictures for this year. If I missed your picture I want to hear ..
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  • 10/9/2016 12:45:22 PM
  • Fish with a dose of storytelling
  • Firm and sweetly flavored, it’s a good variety to encourage kids (and grownups) to eat because it’s one of the most abundant fishes in the Gulf of Maine just now. “I laid it on the counter,” Stowell said, chuckling at the recollection of how his ...
  • Portland Press Herald
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  • 10/9/2016 8:13:21 AM
  • Last of the fishermen: NH's ground fishing captains fading away
  • Dozens of commercial fishing boats were once docked along the New Hampshire coastline and trawled through the Gulf of Maine to drag in thousands of pounds of cod. Today, only about five commercial ground fishermen remain active in New Hampshire.
  • Seacoast Online
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  • 10/9/2016 1:53:58 AM
  • A Ham, a Fish & a Meatloaf Walk Into a Psychiatrist’s Office
  • Like the pan and the ham, we have things ingrained in us by our family traditions that we can’t explain. Friends of mine back in Maine hated fish. Why? Because their parents hated fish. More correctly, their grandparents earned their living fishing ...
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  • 10/8/2016 6:01:31 PM
  • Spotlight on Maine's lesser-known fish
  • Maine-based hospitals, schools and restaurants are forging partnerships with the Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) to feature lesser known Gulf of Maine fish on their menus for the month of October, which is National Seafood Month in the United State
  • seafoodsource.com
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  • 10/7/2016 7:28:36 PM
  • MEEK: All we are saying is give fish a chance
  • So far, this has been great news for fishermen in Maine and Nova Scotia. But many wonder what will happen if, or as, waters warm up in the Gulf of Maine. If I’m getting Gelfand’s report right, Canada environmental watchdog isn’t saying that fisheries ...
  • The Chronicle Herald
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  • 10/7/2016 7:18:28 AM
  • U.S. wants to strengthen agreement to ban Arctic Ocean fishing
  • PORTLAND, MAINE – The United States is trying to broker an agreement between a host of nations to prohibit unregulated fishing in the international waters of the Arctic Ocean. Such an agreement would be binding and include more countries than a ...
  • Japan Times
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  • 10/7/2016 4:33:49 AM
  • US Seeks to Tighten Arctic Ocean Fishing Ban
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The United States is trying to broker an agreement between a host of nations to prohibit unregulated fishing in the international waters of the Arctic Ocean. Such an agreement would be binding and include more countries than a non ..
  • Courthouse News Service
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  • 10/6/2016 10:28:45 PM
  • US wants to strengthen agreement to ban Arctic Ocean fishing
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The United States is trying to broker an agreement between a host of nations to prohibit unregulated fishing in the international waters of the Arctic Ocean. Such an agreement would expand on a non-binding agreement that the U.S ...
  • KSL
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  • 10/6/2016 6:46:50 PM
  • Playwright Carlyle Brown imagines a nearly fishless future in 'Finding Fish'
  • The play is set in the future when the ocean's fish stock has been depleted. But one Maine fisherman seems to know where the fish are. Noel Raymond, who recently staged a gripping production of Michael Elyanow's "The Children" at Pillsbury House Theatre ..
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • 10/6/2016 4:45:09 PM
  • US Wants to Strengthen Agreement to Ban Arctic Ocean Fishing
  • PORTLAND, Maine — The United States is trying to broker an agreement between a host of nations to prohibit unregulated fishing in the international waters of the Arctic Ocean. Such an agreement would be binding and include more countries than a non ...
  • New York Times
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  • 10/6/2016 3:04:56 PM
  • US wants to broaden agreement to ban Arctic Ocean fishing
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The United States is trying to broker an agreement between a host of nations to prohibit unregulated fishing in the international waters of the Arctic Ocean. Such an agreement would piggyback on a non-binding agreement that the U.S .
  • Daily Herald
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  • 10/6/2016 11:58:49 AM
  • US wants to strengthen agreement to ban Arctic Ocean fishing
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The United States is trying to broker an agreement between a host of nations to prohibit unregulated fishing in the international waters of the Arctic Ocean. Such an agreement would be binding and include more countries than a non ..
  • The Seattle Times
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  • 10/6/2016 11:23:02 AM
  • US wants to strengthen agreement to ban Arctic Ocean fishing
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The United States is trying to broker an agreement between a host of nations to prohibit unregulated fishing in the international waters of the Arctic Ocean. Such an agreement would be binding and include more countries than a non ..
  • greensboro.com
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  • 10/6/2016 3:01:57 AM
  • US wants to broaden agreement to ban Arctic Ocean fishing
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The United States is trying to broker an agreement between a host of nations to prohibit unregulated fishing in the international waters of the Arctic Ocean. Such an agreement would piggyback on a non-binding agreement that the U.S .
  • greensboro.com
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  • 10/6/2016 2:04:41 AM
  • First catch of October: Big Ol' Fish
  • Remember that month? Eight year old Paige Kelch was visiting from lovely Cape Coral Florida just to go fishing with her grandparents here in Maine. Paige caught a bass and had a blast on Stump Pond. Nick Welch has been on the Big Ol’ Fish program a few ...
  • WCSH6
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  • 10/2/2016 12:53:40 PM
  • Threaded Journeys is not your typical book of hunting and fishing stories.
  • And there are lots of great hunting and fishing stories, as Tom roams North America and beyond. I particularly enjoyed his stories of deer hunting in Maine and fishing some of my favorite rivers in Montana. And his favorite brook trout spot in Quebec ...
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  • 10/1/2016 11:14:38 AM
  • Old Town Winning Products Now Available
  • Revolutionary pedal-drive fishing kayak offers no-fail forward and reverse, unrivaled boat control and fishability Old Town, Maine (September 28, 2016): Old Town Canoes & Kayaks is proud to announce that the ICAST 2016 award-winning Old Town Predator PDL .
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 10/1/2016 5:59:41 AM
  • NOAA: Fishing gear killed endangered right whale
  • Over the past several years, NOAA Fisheries and a diverse group of stakeholders including, among others, DMR and representatives of the Maine lobster industry, have developed plans to significantly reduce the number of the vertical endlines that connect ..
  • Ellsworth American
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  • 9/30/2016 2:07:37 PM
  • Back up and running with "On the line" fishing news
  • Contact Valerie Wunderly at 252-808-8061 or Valerie.Wunderly@ncdenr.gov. Oct. 23-27: Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission annual meeting, Harborside Hotel, Bar Harbor, Maine, www.asmfc.org/home/2016-annual-meeting. Nov. 16-18: N.C. Marine Fisheries
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  • 9/30/2016 11:58:47 AM
  • Old Town® Predator PDL™ Now Shipping
  • Revolutionary pedal-drive fishing kayak offers no-fail forward and reverse, unrivaled boat control and fishability Old Town, Maine: Old Town Canoes & Kayaks is proud to announce that the ICAST 2016 award-winning Old Town Predator PDL is now shipping ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/29/2016 4:50:28 AM
  • Seriously…I hate open water fishing!
  • Fellow blogger and registered Maine Guide, John Floyd often posts pictures of big fish he has caught, and almost as often I comment on how I rarely even DREAM of catching fish that big! Accepting that catching a bass in the four-pound class is just not ...
  • Bangor Daily News
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  • 9/28/2016 11:21:11 PM
  • Herring Fishing To Be Closed Off New England In October
  • YORK, Maine (AP) — Herring fishing off of part of the New England coast will be shut down for most of October. The closure begins on Sunday and lasts until Oct. 29. It is the product of a spawning forecasting method that interstate regulators approved ...
  • WABI-TV | WABI
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  • 9/28/2016 9:48:08 PM
  • Herring fishing to be closed off New England in October
  • YORK, Maine (AP) — Herring fishing off of part of the New England coast will be shut down for most of October. The closure begins on Sunday and lasts until Oct. 29. It is the product of a spawning forecasting method that interstate regulators approved ...
  • The Daily Progress
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  • 9/28/2016 11:25:21 AM
  • Fishing gear killed endangered right whale, NOAA says
  • An endangered right whale found off the Maine coast died after becoming entangled in fishing gear, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said. The whale was discovered over the weekend and towed to shore, where it was examined at a farm in ..
  • WMTW
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  • 9/27/2016 2:18:20 PM
  • Endangered whale found dead, tangled in fishing gear off Maine
  • Federal investigators are looking into the cause of death of a large right whale discovered near Boothbay Saturday. A spokesperson for Marine Resources said marine patrol assisted in towing the body to shore. It was found tangled in ropes and was later ...
  • WCVB | WCVB Boston
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  • 9/26/2016 2:26:41 PM
  • Endangered right whale found dead, wrapped in fishing gear
  • GORHAM, Maine (AP) — Federal investigators are looking into the death of a 43-foot-long endangered right whale that was found off the coast of Maine with fishing gear wrapped around her body. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says the ...
  • The Seattle Times
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  • 9/26/2016 4:25:23 AM
  • Endangered right whale found dead, wrapped in fishing gear off Maine coast
  • GORHAM, Maine (AP) — Federal investigators are looking into the death of a 43-foot-long endangered right whale that was found off the coast of Maine with fishing gear wrapped around her body. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says the ...
  • The Seattle Times
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  • 9/26/2016 4:25:23 AM
  • Evolving fish industry: Creating sustainable waters
  • Steve Sicinski is the former executive chef at Inn by the Sea near Portland, Maine. This is one of many New England towns where the decline of Atlantic cod stocks has hit the domestic fishing industry, and local fishermen, hard. “We are certainly working .
  • cctv-america.com
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  • 9/24/2016 11:47:24 PM
  • Fly Fish Lower Dam at Rapid River, Maine
  • Rapid River is a gorgeous and secluded stretch of water that is renowned for its abundance of trophy-sized Brook Trout. Getting to Rapid River can be a bit of a trek, as the 10 or so miles leading to it is a maze of logging roads and the cell service is ..
  • theoutbound.com
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  • 9/22/2016 11:42:37 PM
  • The Deal to Share the North American Fish and Chips Supply
  • American fisherman can still get cod in other parts of the Atlantic Ocean, most notably in the Gulf of Maine. But their supply has been limited in recent years. But before people start rushing to their local pub to get what fried cod remains, two other ...
  • The Atlantic
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  • 9/22/2016 12:12:26 AM
  • U.S., Canada broker agreement to share dwindling cod fishing
  • The U.S. will be allowed to take 146 metric tons and Canada will get the rest. In 2015, Maine fishermen landed 115.5 metric tons of cod, according to preliminary estimates by the Maine Department of Marine Resources. The fishery reached its peak in 1991 ..
  • Portland Press Herald
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  • 9/21/2016 11:15:10 PM
  • US, Canada Broker Deal to Share Cod Fishing Limits
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The United States and Canada have brokered a deal to share what's left of the dwindling North American cod fishing business in the Atlantic next year. Both countries fish for cod, which is an important food fish that has declined ...
  • Courthouse News Service
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  • 9/21/2016 9:20:38 PM
  • US, Canada Broker Agreement to Share Dwindling Cod Fishing
  • PORTLAND, Maine - The United States and Canada have brokered a deal to share what's left of the dwindling North American cod fishing business in the Atlantic next year. Both countries fish for cod, an important food fish that has declined in population ...
  • Maine Public Broadcasting Network
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  • 9/21/2016 3:51:21 PM
  • US, Canada Broker Agreement to Share Dwindling Cod Fishing
  • PORTLAND, Maine - The United States and Canada have brokered a deal to share what's left of the dwindling North American cod fishing business in the Atlantic next year. Both countries fish for cod, an important food fish that has declined in population ...
  • news.mpbn.net
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  • 9/21/2016 3:51:21 PM
  • US, Canada broker agreement to share dwindling cod fishing
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The United States and Canada have brokered a deal to share what's left of the dwindling North American cod fishing business in the Atlantic next year. Both countries fish for cod, an important food fish that has declined in ...
  • Beatrice Daily Sun
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  • 9/21/2016 12:45:14 PM
  • Fishing managers considering changes to herring trawling
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Fishing managers who regulate New England's waters are considering new ways to manage the herring fishery, which is a key source of bait and food. The New England Fishery Management Council is looking at ways to address "localized ..
  • The Caledonian Record
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  • 9/20/2016 5:39:55 PM
  • NOAA hosting hearings on funding fish monitors
  • Maine, on Oct. 20; Cape May, New Jersey, on Oct. 27; and Narragansett, Rhode Island, on Nov. 1. There also will be an online webinar Oct. 17. The period for written public comments on the amendments being considered by the New England Fishery Management ..
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 9/20/2016 4:49:48 PM
  • NOAA hosting hearings on funding fish monitors
  • Maine, on Oct. 20; Cape May, New Jersey, on Oct. 27; and Narragansett, Rhode Island, on Nov. 1. There also will be an online webinar Oct. 17. The period for written public comments on the amendments being considered by the New England Fishery Management ..
  • Salem News
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  • 9/20/2016 4:49:48 PM
  • Fishing managers considering changes to herring trawling
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Fishing managers who regulate New England's waters are considering new ways to manage the herring fishery, which is a key source of bait and food. The New England Fishery Management Council is looking at ways to address "localized ..
  • Hastings Tribune
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  • 9/20/2016 4:35:30 PM
  • Fishing managers considering changes to herring trawling
  • PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Fishing managers who regulate New England's waters are considering new ways to manage the herring fishery, which is a key source of bait and food. The New England Fishery Management Council is looking at ways to address "localized ..
  • Richmond.com
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  • 9/20/2016 5:36:56 AM
  • Maine: Boucher Posthumously Awarded Maine DIFW Award
  • Augusta, Maine – David Boucher, fisheries biologist, author and division supervisor, was posthumously awarded the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Kenneth Anderson Award. IFW Commissioner Chandler Woodcock presented the award to Dave's wife ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/19/2016 5:30:57 AM
  • Fall Fishing And Adventure In Maine
  • For the majority of fish in Maine, September means three things: migrate, spawn, and eat. It’s an explosive combination that brings the best fishing of the year to Maine. From the seacoast, where striped bass and bluefish begin their migration south, to ..
  • in-fisherman.com
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  • 9/15/2016 3:15:31 PM
  • Healing Waters: Veterans enjoy fishing outing on reclaimed Bangor pond
  • BANGOR, Maine — On a warm mid-September afternoon, Bill Braniff stepped to the end of a casting platform overlooking a small, weedy pond and began the rhythmic ritual that has enchanted fly fishermen for hundreds of years. Backcast. Pause. Cast.
  • Bangor Daily News
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  • 9/15/2016 12:38:02 PM
  • Maine lobstermen arrested for fishing violations
  • A 34-year-old Maine-based lobsterman has been arrested by the state's Marine Patrol after a seven-month investigation found he allegedly committed several fishing violations , the Maine Department of Marine Resources said in a release. Duston Reed was ...
  • undercurrentnews
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  • 9/14/2016 3:16:42 PM
  • Maine putting scallop fishing rules in front of harvesters
  • MACHIAS, Maine (AP) — Maine fishing regulators are asking scallop fishermen to comment on the state's planned rules for the upcoming harvesting season. The state is proposing that fishermen be allowed to catch about the same amount of scallops this ...
  • San Francisco Gate
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  • 9/14/2016 4:46:47 AM
  • It’s back to the future for loons in Massachusetts
  • With assistance from the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife and Maine Audubon, the state of Maine is now collaborating, as well, strengthening the project by offering a second geographic source population. In the short term, the signs look g
  • usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com
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  • 9/13/2016 4:22:19 PM
  • Two men charged in illegal lobster fishing operation
  • Two men have been charged with running an illegal lobster fishing operation out of Waldoboro. The Maine Marine Patrol arrested Duston Reed and Jeremy Yeaton. Reed is accused of fishing with untagged traps that weren't marked with a buoy, falsifying ...
  • WMTW
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  • 9/13/2016 1:52:00 PM
  • Two lobstermen accused of fishing violations
  • WALDOBORO, Maine — A fisherman accused of trying to secretly catch lobsters and his sternman have been charged with multiple fishing violations, according to state officials. Duston Reed, a 34 year-old lobsterman from Waldoboro, was arrested Aug. 18 by ...
  • Bangor Daily News
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  • 9/13/2016 12:08:48 AM
  • Council votes to shut Maine's last open lobster fishing zone
  • STONINGTON, Maine — A local council has voted to close the last open lobster fishing zone on Maine's coast. Maine's coast is divided into seven lobster fishing zones, all but one of which have required apprentices to wait for others in the area to give ...
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • 9/9/2016 4:41:23 PM
  • Council Votes to Shut Maine's Last Open Lobster Fishing Zone
  • A local council has voted to close the last open lobster fishing zone on Maine's coast. Maine's coast is divided into seven lobster fishing zones, all but one of which have required apprentices to wait for others in the area to give up their licenses ...
  • ABC News
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  • 9/9/2016 12:30:50 PM
  • Council Votes to Shut Maine's Last Open Lobster Fishing Zone
  • STONINGTON, Maine — A local council has voted to close the last open lobster fishing zone on Maine's coast. Maine's coast is divided into seven lobster fishing zones, all but one of which have required apprentices to wait for others in the area to give ...
  • New York Times
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  • 9/9/2016 12:30:50 PM
  • Fishing Vessel Burns up in Maine
  • A boat fire was extinguished Thursday off the coast of Jonesport, Maine. The was no one aboard at the time of the fire. At about 6:12 a.m., watchstanders at U.S. Coast Guard Sector Northern New England received a call from the owner, who was on shore, that
  • Marine Link
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  • 9/8/2016 3:30:59 PM
  • East Coast Inshore Salt Water Fishing Pocket Guide (The Freshwater Angler)
  • From Maine to Florida to Texas, anglers along the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico coasts enjoy some of the best inshore salt water fishing imaginable. This Pocket Guide provides anglers with detailed illustrations to help identify each of the most popular ...
  • profishingrods.com
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  • 9/8/2016 2:55:11 PM
  • Scientists blame fishing gear for fewer whale births
  • Patrice McCarron, executive director of the Maine Lobstermen’s Association, said this week that it was wrong to blame fishermen for the decline in the number of whale calves born in recent years. “Given the tremendous positive growth in the right whale ...
  • Ellsworth American
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  • 9/7/2016 1:01:51 PM
  • Who loves a life jacket?
  • There is a contingent that's gone to Maine, tooling about in old wooden boats, and a faithful group of Ocean City fishermen, posing on their boats with their tournament t-shirts. The Potomac crew hoists the giant blue catfish they caught, while my Middle .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/7/2016 6:56:46 AM
  • Discover Maine’s Best Place for Bass and Salmon
  • Looking for a place to really get away from it all this fall? A place where the fishing is fantastic (and uncrowded) and the chance to experience true, unspoiled wilderness is just a few paddle strokes away? Then head to Forest City, Maine and Wheaton’s ..
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 9/7/2016 1:56:07 AM
  • Chasing saltmarsh sparrows
  • The first modern surveys for this species occurred as part of a partnership with USFWS, U. of Maine, the refuge, and the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife in 1997. Between sea-level rise and the loss and degradation of habitat, these birds
  • usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com
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  • 8/31/2016 6:39:26 PM
  • Madawaska man’s dream to fish again comes true
  • MADAWASKA, Maine --Alan “Robbie” Turner, 49, a resident of High View Rehab and Living Center in Madawaska, recently realized his dream of fishing on Long Lake. A longtime deep sea diver and fisherman, Turner longed to be on the water again.
  • fiddleheadfocus.com
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  • 8/31/2016 5:32:01 AM

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